Asus unveils two new Chromebooks

Asustek Computer Inc. announced the launch of two new Chromebooks today, an 11.6-inch model and a 13.3-inch model both powered by Intel's Bay Trail-M processors. Several manufacturers have been selling budget-priced laptop computers

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: May 6th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Toshiba’s Chromebook is OK… for a Chromebook

I get the interest in Chromebooks, I really do. In a cloud-connected world where freely available, access-anywhere software is the norm, Google's lean approach makes a lot of sense. For less than the

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 15th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Citrix makes pitch for business Chromebook users

With an increasing number of applications being run from browsers, Google created Chromebooks as another way to wean users off the Windows platform. Sales of the small laptops made by Hewlett-Packard, Acer, Dell,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: April 11th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Google Chromebox for Meetings products coming from Asus, Dell, HP

Google Inc. is positioning its Chrome OS as a video conferencing solution for businesses by unveiling partnerships with hardware makers Asus, Dell, and HP today to roll out its Chromebox for Meetings package

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: February 6th, 2014 Brian Jackson

Acer launches $300 touch-enabled Chromebook

Acer Inc. has just launched another Chromebook, this time with a touchscreen and an appealing price point of around $320, or $300 in U.S. dollars. That’s less than a hundred dollars more than

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 27th, 2013 Candice So


Hands-on with Google’s Chrome OS netbook

Curious about Chrome OS? Try this: Shut down every application on your PC except for Google Chrome. Maximize the Chrome window. Voila! You're now looking at an amazing facsimile of Chrome OS. Add

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 13th, 2010 Edward Albro

A peek at Google’s Chrome laptop

Google gave the world a first look at its new Chrome OS laptop Tuesday and according to CEO Eric Schmidt it's very much like the Network Computer devices that he was pitching while

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: December 9th, 2010 Robert McMillan

Incredible things your browser will do in 5 years

What will your Web browser look like in 2015? Five years doesn't always bring dramatic change to some technologies--today's desktop PC, for instance, isn't that different from its 2005 predecessor--but browsers are undergoing

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: June 18th, 2010 Jeff Bertolucci

Twitter, Chrome OS, HTML 5 — top attack targets this year

Popular social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook, Google's Web-based Chrome operating system, and the updated HTML 5 (hyper text markup language), are prime targets for cyber attacks in 2010, says a

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: January 7th, 2010 Nestor Arellano

Some ways you could use Google Chrome for business

Google, last week, held a press event to announce details of its upcoming Chrome OS. What it unveiled is an exciting new platform for Web computing that is aimed squarely at consumer netbooks,

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: November 26th, 2009 Michael Scalisi

Five Reasons Google Chrome OS Will Succeed

(For the opposite view, see "Five Reasons Google Chrome OS Will Fail" by my mistaken colleague, David Coursey.) Sure, the company's been known for a few misses, but it's already proven that it

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 27th, 2009 Jared Newman

Five Reasons Google Chrome OS Will Fail

Sometimes the smartest and most popular kid at school simply falls on his face. Google Chrome OS could very well turn out to be that kid.Will Chrome OS be the promising upstart that

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 27th, 2009 David Coursey

Past cloud-based operating systems hint at Google Chrome’s approach

In the world of computer technology, we're used to systems loaded with either a Mac OS or a Windows OS. What will Google's newfangled, Linux-kerneled Chrome OS bring to the table?Luckily, we can

Share on LinkedIn Comment on this article Share with Google+ Published on: July 24th, 2009 Sarah Jacobsson and Patrick Miller